On March 28th 2014 occursus will host the next in its series of interdisciplinary symposia, this time on the theme of microhabitats.

Beavers' den
Ph. T.L. Carroll (2006)

The symposium will be the first in a series of events and workshops delivered in collaboration with Art in the Park, to build huts, nests and dens at Furnace Park with a view to creating spaces for conversation, story telling, music, poetry and other activities.

Possible topics of discussion include but are not limited to:

urban scale, huts, sheds, studios, dens, nests, micro environments, children’s spaces, dwelling, secret spaces, retreats, gardens, caravans

We welcome proposals for 20-minute papers, screenings, readings, performances and exhibitions on this theme. Please email a.j.jackson@sheffield.ac.uk by February 15th with a short description of your proposal, listing any equipment that would be needed.